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Professional Print Services Consultant

Hybrid work role- Location: M23 Corridor

  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus Payment Plan 
  • Company Car or Car Allowance

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Professional Print Services Consultant to join this leading supplier of managed print, unified comms and IT Services to the SME and charitable sectors.

Principal are seeking a pre-sales professional with experience in customer-facing roles who has knowledge of managed print services with the ability to scope and design complex technical solutions.

You will be experienced in a managed print solutions sales environment, and with a demonstrable knowledge of and enthusiasm for the current SME ICT infrastructure and associated issues and opportunities. 

You will be able to lead the debate with your customers and prospects to architect and propose appropriate solutions at the conceptual level based on the company's portfolio of services and products, which you manage through the sales cycle to hand over to the project delivery team.

The role is one which offers the opportunity for someone with an empathy for their industry to bring a consultative approach to their customers and prospects.

 

What the role entails

Some of the main duties of the Professional Print Services Consultant include:

  • Meeting with customers and prospects to agree their requirements and outline solutions at the conceptual level
  • Providing professional advice and support towards winning new business; to include bids, proposals, contract negotiations and presentations.
  • Proactively supporting the salesforce throughout the sales cycle from pre-sales negotiations to handover to the project delivery team.
  • Analysing and documenting the client’s technical infrastructure and operating environment.
  • On behalf of the sales force, obtaining pricing for specified software solutions, including completion of all relevant paperwork in a timely and accurate manner.  
  • Maintaining and providing advanced and up-to-date knowledge, market awareness and advice relating to software solutions portfolios, including trends, changes and new products.

 

What you need to be the successful Professional Print Services Consultant

Person specification:

  • Experience in a customer-facing role
  • Experience of designing complex print management solutions
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Ability to develop consultative benefits-led proposals for the salesforce
  • Prior experience in a technical solutions/managed IT or print environment
  • Ability to use own initiative to work without supervision, but also be able to work in a team as required
  • Previous experience working in a Pre-sales environment with a software solutions background
  • Experience with one or more managed print solutions such as PaperCut, uniFLOW, Autostore, etc

This is an ideal opportunity to grow with this expanding company and advance your career.

The details contained in this Job Description reflect the content of the job at the date it was prepared. It should be remembered, however, that it is inevitable that over time, the nature of individual jobs will change, existing duties may no longer be required and other duties may be gained without changing the general nature of the duties or the level of responsibility entailed. Consequently, Principal I Ltd will expect to revise this Job Description from time to time and will consult with the post holder at the appropriate time.

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